Swain

Definition of Swain

n.1.A servant.
Him behoves serve himself that has no swain.
- Chaucer.
2.A young man dwelling in the country; a rustic; esp., a cuntry gallant or lover; - chiefly in poetry.
It were a happy life
To be no better than a homely swain.
- Shak.
Blest swains! whose nymphs in every grace excel.
- Pope.

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